The ‘Crayon Box Fairy’ made a special delivery to brighten our classroom this Halloween! I hope the children enjoy their personalized boxes (with the design/color of their choice!), and can use their original boxes for writing at home! 🙂 From space, sports, dinosaurs, and animals – I love how the designs/colors that students chose reflect …
Pumpkin math, a special visitor (Mrs. Chromicz is so cool! Our classroom pumpkin looked great thanks to her carving expertise!), costume parade, and Happy Halloween from my family to yours! 🙂 SaveSave SaveSave SaveSave SaveSave SaveSave
This week we started our Opinion Writing Unit! We read ‘Hey Little Ant’ and discussed our opinions: Should the kid save the ant, or should the kid squish the ant? Students are working on writing their opinions – and at least two reasons to support their opinion – in the form of a book! We …
Happy October! Beginning of the year testing has come to an end, and we are getting into the swing of our ‘Reading Groups’ routine in the classroom this week!  Your child should have brought home their Reading Bag (containing a few leveled books) and an October Reading Log this past Monday.  I have attached a …
Next week, our class will be participating in a school-wide rock painting activity to celebrate a successful first month of school! Please have your child bring a small rock to school by Friday, October 6th to paint during the celebration next week. The painted rock collections will be displayed throughout the front of our school …
Welcome First Grade Families!! It has been such a joy getting to know your precious children over the past couple of weeks! So far this year, I have observed this class to be very hard-working, lively, and kind. Your children put in their very best effort on class-work, and always seem to be looking out …
Thank you again to all the chaperones who helped make our day at the Detroit Zoo so great!  The children had a wonderful time, and I am happy they were able to end their LAST full week of First Grade with such a special, fun memory with friends!  We couldn’t have done it without you. 🙂 <3 Mrs. Dennett & The First Grade …
Coming home with your child today: a print-out of their official NWEA test results for Spring 2017.  Please double check your child’s folder to be sure you receive them!  Also, since we do not have school on Friday, we will take the Spelling Test tomorrow (Thursday!).  My apologies for the late notice! Happy Memorial Day! Enjoy the …
Poetry writing and friends make for a happy Friday (my teacher table sure looks like it’s Friday!!). 🙂  Have a great weekend, everyone!
I can’t believe how much our class has grown!  I will miss these beautiful smiles come June! 🙂
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